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Eric Dier

Eric Dier is an English professional footballer who now represents Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League and the England national team. He is best renowned for his versatility as a defensive midfielder, center defender, and right back. He has been a member of the Tottenham Hotspur team since 2014, appearing in 181 games and scoring eight goals.
In 2011, Dier made his international debut in an England under-18 match against Slovakia. He has been named to the England national team’s 23-man squad for the FIFA World Cup 2018.

Eric Dier’s Childhood

Eric Dier was born in Cheltenham, England, on January 15, 1994, as Eric Jeremy Edgar Dier’s parents were Jeremy Dier and Louise Dier. His father was a former tennis player, while his mother worked in a football club catering. Ted Croker, a former secretary of the Football Association and president of Cheltenham Town, is his grandfather.

He moved to Portugal with his parents when he was seven years old. Before relocating to Lisbon, he was raised in the Algarve region with his five siblings. Dier’s parents moved to England in 2010, but he stayed in Portugal to continue his football career, joining Sporting CP’s academy.

After his P.E. teacher Miguel Silva suggested him to Sporting’s scouts, Dier began playing football at the age of eight. He signed a professional contract with Sporting in April 2010. In January 2011, he signed a five-month loan deal with Everton.

During his loan term with Everton U18s, he played 10 times for the team and helped them win the U18 Premier League in 2010–11. In early 2011, he renewed his loan with Everton academy for another 12 months.

Club Career of Eric Dier

In August 2012, Eric Dier made his Segunda Liga debut with Sporting B in the 2012–13 season. In a 3–1 away triumph in the Segunda Liga in November, he scored his first senior goal. In the same month, he was called up to play for the first squad against Braga in the Primeira Liga. In a 2–2 league tie against Moreirense, he scored his first goal for Sporting’s first team.

In August 2014, Dier signed a five-year contract with Tottenham Hotspur for £4 million. He made his club debut against West Ham United on the first day of the 2014–15 Premier League season, scoring the game’s only goal. Tottenham Hotspur won 4-0 against newly-promoted Queens Park Rangers after eight days, while Chelsea won the 2015 League Cup Final.

Dier re-signed a five-year contract with Tottenham in September 2015. In a 2-2 draw at home against Stroke City, he scored Tottenham’s first Premier League goal. He scored the team’s equalizing goal in a 4-1 away triumph over Manchester United on September 26.

In September 2016, Dier signed a new five-year contract that would extend until 2021. In a 2–1 loss to AS Monaco FC, he made his UEFA Champions League debut. In a 2–1 loss against Liverpool in the EFL Cup, he led the squad for the first time. In a 2–0 win over Burnley in the Premier League in April 2017, he scored his first goal of the 2016–17 season.

The International Career of Eric Dier

When Eric Dier turned 18, the Portuguese Football Federation approached him about playing for them. In November 2011, he received his first England call-up for the under-18 match against Slovakia. He was nominated to the 21-man squad for the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup in May 2013 and made his debut on June 16 in a 3–0 triumph over Uruguay in a warm-up match.

Dier earned his England Under-21s debut in a 6–0 triumph over Scotland in August 2013. He got called up to the England senior team for the first time in November 2015. In a 3–2 triumph over Germany, he scored his first international goal. Dier also took part in the UEFA Euro 2016 tournament.

In November 2017, Dier captained England for the first time in a friendly match against Germany. He has been named to the England national team’s 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

Eric Dier’s Salary

Eric Dier’s market value is $48.2 million (£36 million) as of 2018. Tottenham Hotspur pays him a weekly salary of $93.7k (£70,000).

Tottenham paid him $5.3 million (£4 million) for a five-year contract in 2014. Dier supports brands such as Umbro and Nike, from which he has amassed a sizable fortune. He is the proud owner of a $120,000 Range Rover.

Personal Life of Eric Dier

Maria Hansen, Eric Dier’s lifelong girlfriend, and he have a romantic relationship. The two were initially seen together at the 2016 Euro Championship, which drew a lot of attention.

The duo is honest about their relationship and hasn’t shied away from declaring their love in public. They were frequently seen together in public. According to certain websites, the couple has been together for quite some time.
Dier is very active on social media, with over 622k Instagram followers and 270k Twitter followers. His game style is well-known, and his excellent free-kick-taking technique never fails to impress the crowd. Roy Keane and Rafael Márquez, two of his idols, have influenced his playing style.

His performances in 2011 as part of an England national team kit promotion for sportswear maker Umbro sparked a lot of curiosity because none of the team players recognized who he was.

Dier was punished with six penalty points and a fine of $267 (£200) in March 2017 for using his phone while driving.

Facts of Eric Dier
Date of Birth: 1994January-15
Age: 28 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Eric Dier
Birth Name Eric Jeremy Edgar Dier
Nick Name Dier
Father Jeremy Dier
Mother Louise Dier
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Cheltenham,
Ethnicity Caucasian
Profession Footballer
Working For Tottenham Hotspur and the England national team
Salary $93.7k
Affair with Maria Hansen
Girlfriend Maria Hansen
Siblings 5